2d Civil No. B327137.

97 Cal. App. 5th 456 (2023)

315 Cal. Rptr. 3d 553

STATE OF CALIFORNIA ex rel. EDGAR CISNEROS, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. ALCO HARVEST, INC., et al., Defendants and Appellants. JESUS GUZMAN, Plaintiff and Respondent, v. ALCO HARVESTING LLC et al., Defendants and Appellants. LILIA GARCIA-BROWER, as Labor Commissioner, etc., et al., Plaintiffs and Respondents, v. ALCO HARVESTING LLC et al., Defendants and Appellants.

Court of Appeals of California, Second District, Division Six.

Filed November 22, 2023.

Attorney(s) appearing for the Case

Fisher & Phillips, Alden J. Parker , Rebecca Hause-Schultz , and Heather M. Domingo , for Defendants and Appellants Alco Harvesting, LLC, Betteravia Farms LLC, Betteravia Investments LLC, Bonita Packing Co., and Grubstake Investments LLC.

Workworld Law, Ruben Escobedo III , for Plaintiff and Respondent Edgar Cisneros.

California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc., Corrie L. Meals , Sandra Aguila , Ana Vicente de Castro , and Dennise Silva ; Dawson Morton for Plaintiff and Respondent Jesus Guzman.

Division of Labor Standards Enforcement, Alec Segarich and Anel Flores , for Plaintiff and Respondent Lilia Garcia-Brower, Labor Commissioner.


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